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t least farther from the river. Our artillerists say they threw shells from their rifled guns over and beyond the town of Leesburg. The correspondent goes on to say: Information given by negroes induced a search yesterday south of Poolesville for arms, supposed to be intended for Maryland volunteers in the Confederate cause. The search was successful. Some twelve or fifteen complete sets of cavalry equipments were discovered and retained by our scouts. Residents of the neighborhsed to be active Secessionists, were captured at the same time by scouts from the 29th Pennsylvania regiment. Colonel Murphy. Two complete sets of cavalry equipments and the same number of magnificent horses were taken by the same party. Poolesville, Sept. 2.--Intelligence from the Virginia shore is to the effect that from opposite the White House Ford, near the mouth of the Seneca river down to Arlington Heights, the Confederates have heavy pickets, and are daily expecting reinforcements